Dealing with oily skin in humid weather seems like a complete nightmare for makeup lovers. Fortunately, makeup products catered for oily skin are now widely available on the market! Here we have our top foundation picks for oily skin that will last even on the hottest days.
Best long-lasting and full coverage foundation
Price from SGD86.00
Have a long day ahead of you? Take your makeup from day to night without any worries with this high coverage foundation that lasts up to 24 hours! Its unique formula contains double the amount of pigment compared to other full coverage foundation formulas. It’s also formulated with golden mica for a more radiant finish, which gives a matte but not flat finished look.
Sheer and light foundation makeup
Price from SGD64.00
For a more skin-like and lightweight finish, the MAC Cosmetics Studio Waterweight Foundation fits the bill! The gel-serum formula is oil-controlling yet hydrating, so your skin won’t feel suffocated or heavy. A long-wearing and non-cakey foundation? Yes, please!
Best drugstore foundation for oily skin
Price from SGD22.00
The Infallible Pro Matte collection from L’Oreal Paris took the US market by storm, and it’s no different here. The Infallible foundation is a high coverage drugstore foundation with a demi-matte finish. It’s oil-free and lightweight, which is exactly what you need from a long-wearing foundation!
Sick of matte and heavy finishes that most oil-controlling foundations give? Try out a Korean cushion foundation, it’s life-changing! Formulated with smooth silica powder, boron powder and more, the Missha M Magic Cushion Cover can control excess sebum and sweat while giving your skin a healthy glow. It also has SPF 50+/ PA+++ to protect your skin from harmful UV rays!
Enjoy feeling fresh-faced all day with Rimmel’s Stay Matte Liquid Mousse Foundation. This lightweight foundation is matte and oil-controlling without feeling heavy on the skin due to its mousse texture. It’s also oil-free, pore-minimizing and non-greasy!
Cheap powder foundation
Price from SGD9.90
Here’s an affordable and simple powder foundation for you, SilkyGirl’s Magic BB Oil Control Powder Foundation. Enriched with Saw Palmetto and rose fruit extract, this powder foundation will control sebum production while reducing the appearance of your pores. No muss, no fuss!
Doesn’t matter if you’re going to a swim or a waterpark, the Kat Von D Beauty Lock-It Liquid Foundation will stay in place. Full coverage, waterproof, smudge-proof, sweat-proof and transfer-resistant, this vegan foundation will even last through a zombie apocalypse!
Asians typically have yellow or olive skin undertones, and Maybelline’s Fit Me Matte and Poreless Foundation range has just that. It’s formulated with micro-powders that minimize the appearance of pores and controls oil. The lightweight formula will leave a natural yet perfected finish on the skin.
A foundation stick should be creamy and easy to blend, which is what Tarte Clay Stick Foundation is all about. It’s enriched with vitamin C, E and Amazonian clay that balances the skin by hydrating or mattifying it, depending on your skin type. Hypoallergenic, vegan and dermatologically tested, you can’t go wrong with this foundation stick!
Best matte liquid foundation
Price from SGD70.00
The Estee Lauder Double Wear foundation has been tried and true by many oily skinned folks from all around the world in different climates. It’s guaranteed to stay matte and last all day long, no touch-ups are needed! Resistant to heat, humidity and vigorous activities, your skin will stay flawless at the end of your day.
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